Nevada 64, Bradley 59
Malik Story scored 20 points, including two free throws with 6
seconds left, and Nevada held on for a 64-59 victory Saturday over
Bradley on the final day of the Chicago Invitational Challenge.
Story was 6 of 10 from the field, including 4 of 6 on
3-pointers. Olek Czyz added 18 points and seven rebounds for the
Wolf Pack (4-3).
Taylor Brown had 18 points for the Braves (3-3), and Walt Lemon
Nevada led by as many as 12 in the first half, but Bradley
rallied and was within two, 59-57, with 1:17 left. Czyz hit a layup
and a free throw in the final minute to push the Nevada lead back
to five. After Brown made two free throws, Story’s two from the
line provided the final margin.
This was only the second meeting between the schools. Bradley
beat Nevada 95-59 during the 1960-61 season.